1 Admission into GCARCH-Graduate Certificate in Archaeology 1a Admission into MMARCH-Master of Maritime Archaeology 1b Admission into GDPSM-Graduate Diploma in Screen and Media Production 1c Admission into MSM-Master of Screen and Media Production 1d Admission into GDPAHM-Graduate Diploma in Archaeology and Heritage Management 1e Admission into MAHM-Master of Archaeology and Heritage Management 1f Admission into MAHMA-Master of Archaeology and Heritage Management [1.5 years] 1g Admission into MSMA-Master of Screen and Media Production [1 year] 1h Admission into GDPMA-Graduate Diploma in Maritime Archaeology Must Satisfy: ((1 or 1a or 1b or 1c or 1d or 1e or 1f or 1g or 1h))
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This topic provides students with direct, practical experience in a variety of advanced archaeological field methods. Digital technologies and geophysical techniques are a focus within this topic. The student will attend a combination of workshops, as well as receive practical hands-on training. The learning focus is on students acquiring the skills they will require to gain employment in field based archaeology.
This topic aims to:
develop an awareness of the various components of archaeological field projects, from initial planning to publication
introduce and teach the methodological, technical and practical underpinnings of archaeological fieldwork
develop archaeological fieldwork skills
develop written and oral communication skills and the ability to work successfully in a group
Expected learning outcomes
It is expected that on completion of this topic students will be able to demonstrate:
an understanding of the major elements of field based archaeological research
an awareness of the range of surveying and geophysical techniques available, and demonstrate competency in basic archaeological surveying techniques
an awareness of the complexity of archaeology report writing, basic report writing skills and the ability to critique archaeological field and survey reports
Key dates and timetable
Timetable details for 2019 are no longer published.
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